Monthly Archives: April 2011

Hegel Now? Workshop Thursday 5 May

Hegel Now? Workshop at the Philosophy Department, Thursday 5 May 2011. Saloon, Mansion Building, Trent Park campus, 2.45-9.00pm Immediacy is reality; language is ideality; consciousness is contradiction. The moment I make a statement about reality, contradiction is present, for what … Continue reading

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Police charge Alfie Meadows

The Metropolitan police have charged Alfie Meadows, Middlesex philosophy student, with ‘violent disorder’, after bludgeoning him with a baton at the student demonstration in London on 9th December 2010. There is an ongoing IPCC investigation into this assault by the … Continue reading

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Philosophy at London Metropolitan University under threat

[Shutdown of philosophy in London continues. From philosophers at LMU:] Closure of Philosophy at LMU A meeting of London Metropolitan University’s Academic Board yesterday approved proposals for the closure of Philosophy, along with its fellow Humanities subjects, History and Performing … Continue reading

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Save Philosophy at Greenwich

Philosophy at Greenwich is under threat. The petition to save the department is here. “The situation: The management of the School of Humanities has closed recruitment to the Philosophy programme with immediate effect and are writing to students who have … Continue reading

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